TTU keep Borisfen winless

TALLINN – Another loss now makes it five in a row for BBL newcomers Borisfen, as they fell short of TTU and were forced to an 97-60 defeat, making it five losses in a row.


While Borisfen jumped off to a good start, pushing ahead by 8, the first quarter didn’t really bode too well for the Byelorussians. TTU scored 37 points to leave Borisfen in their rear-view mirror.

While the second quarter was much closer, that wasn’t much of a consolation for the visiting side, as they entered the mid-way point down by 19. Even worse, that wasn’t even the end of their misery.

Borisfen didn’t manage to tame the TTU club and the margin expanded even more – after three quarters, they found themselves down by 25.

The fourth quarter proved to be the final piece to TTU’s biggest win this season, as the 25-13 quarter put the game to bed. It was a 97-60 score after 40 minutes of basketball.

Five players were in double-digit scoring for TTU, as Toomas Raadik led the cause with 17. Joonas Jarvelainen added 15, while  Silver Suurorg had 11. Sten Olmre and Ivalo Pajumets both finished the game with 10 points.

Maksim Kozlovets was the highest scorer on the other side, as he scored 12 points and added 12 rebounds to the total. Vytautas Kamarunas added 9, while the trio of Andrii Maysh, Yauheni Ivanou and Maksim Sazonau.